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The 5 largest airports and airlines in Switzerland

Further information is provided on the 5 biggest airports in Switzerland. At Zurich Airport alone, 71 airlines operate and serve flights to and from 137 destinations.

Out of the five airlines of the country we have listed biggest 5. Swiss International Air Lines is leading here with a total of 102 flight destinations.

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The 5 biggest airports in Switzerland

ZRHZürich AirportZurich71137
GVAGeneva Cointrin International AirportGeneva54101
LUGLugano AirportLugano22
ACHSt Gallen Altenrhein AirportAltenrhein22
BRNBern Belp AirportBern112

Freight volume

In 2020, a total of 842.99 million ton-kilometers (= total mass transported in tons multiplied by kilometers traveled) of cargo was moved by air in Switzerland. Zurich Airport alone accounted for around 429,830 metric tons.

The biggest airlines based in Switzerland

The largest airline in the country with scheduled passenger traffic and in terms of fleet size is Swiss International Air Lines. It flies to 102 domestic and international airports. It currently has a fleet of 86 aircrafts. The main airlines for civil passenger traffic in Switzerland are:

IATANameCallsignFleet sizeDestinations
LXSwiss International Air LinesSwiss86102
DSeasyJet SwitzerlandTopswiss3180
2LHelvetic AirwaysHelvetic1634
WKEdelweiss AirEdelweiss1465
GMChair AirlinesEiger320

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